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The Rise of "Placism"
Brexit is just one part of the rise of a broader movement - the rise of "Placism." Simply put, people are saying -- "This is our place, and that is your place. We want to live as we best think in o...
Jun 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Can Texas legally secede from the United States?
Can Texas Legally Secede From the United States? by Aneri Pattani , The Texas Tribune June 24, 2016 Hey, Texplainer: Britain voted to leave the European Union. Can Texas secede from the United Stat...
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Analysis: Taking Direct Aim at Legislative Business as Usual
Analysis: Taking Direct Aim at Legislative Business as Usual by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune June 24, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column, ...
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New in TribTalk: Civil Forfeiture and the Texas Supreme Court
New in TribTalk: Civil Forfeiture and the Texas Supreme Court by  Robert Inks June 23, 2016 The Texas Supreme Court unanimously held that owners of property illegally seized by the authorities are ...
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I'm Not Supposed to Hate, But I Do
I hate them.  I hate the scum bag who killed 50 in the gay bar in Orlando.  I hate the racist who killed 9 members of a church in Charleston.  I hate the men who kill their wife.  I hate the women ...
Jun 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Do You know how to pump gas?
  I have never understood why I don’t get asked out more often. I understand now that I am married, it should be cut down dramatically but I mean in my entire lifetime. I have never had many suitor...
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The View From Writers Roost
by WILLIS WEBB
Jun 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Some lessons in high school were just too difficult Sometimes it seems that we are, to use a good Texas term, “snakebitten.”  Perhaps the handful remaining of my high school graduating class feels ...
A Week in the Life of the American Police State
by JOHN W. WHITEHEAD, The Rutherford Institute
Jun 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Commentary A Week in the Life of the American Police State   By John W. Whitehead June 20, 2016 “Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.”—Adlai ...
Read Donald Trump’s Speech Criticizing Hillary Clinton on Foreign Policy
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump criticized Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on foreign policy in a speech in New York Wednesday. Here is a transcript of the speech as delivered. Read Do...
Brexit, the EU, the New World Order and the Tower of Babel
by MARK VOGL
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Our eyes turn to England, and the hope that the spirit of Scotland Free has spread to Britain. What we are seeing in our world could not be more Satanic, when you consider the idea of a one world g...
Analysis: To Every Wing, There is a Season
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Analysis: To Every Wing, There is a Season by Ross Ramsey , The Texas Tribune June 22, 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column, click  here . Poli...
Cold turkey
by DUB MOWERY
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
     During holidays toward the end of a year many have left over turkey after Thanksgiving and maybe the December holidays.   After a meal or two of cold turkey sandwiches most of us are ready to ...
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West Virginia State Trooper C.S. Hartman, walks from a shed that he checked out as he and other crews search homes in Rainelle, W. Va., Saturday, June 25, 2016. Heavy rains that pummeled West Virginia left multiple people dead, and authorities said Saturday that an unknown number of people in the hardest-hit county remained unaccounted for. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)CLENDENIN, W.Va. (AP) — Offering his condolences, President Barack Obama approved federal aid for the West Virginia communities devastated by floods that have killed at least 24 people and rendered many more homeless.


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Police respond to the scene of a shooting at a Fort Worth, Texas dance studio early Saturday, June 25, 2016. Fort Worth police spokesman Daniel Segura said homicide detectives were investigating at the studio, which sits on a state highway near a police station and multiple businesses and restaurants. (AP Photo/Emily Schmall)FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Blood stained the outside of Studio 74 hip hop dance studio and broken glass from a trophy case covered the floor after a suspected gang-related shooting at an unauthorized party killed two people and injured at least five others.


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